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Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017 at 06:55 AM EDT

Metro Wants to Lure Amazon to DC Area

Metro Wants to Lure Amazon to DC Area

If Amazon decides to build its second headquarters to the D.C. area, it would bring thousands of high-paying jobs to the region. Of course, there is a fight happening now to attract the massive online...

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 07:57 AM EDT

Purple Line Work Closes Popular Trail

Purple Line Work Closes Popular Trail

The way many people bike and walk in Maryland is changing because of the massive Purple Line project. Construction to build the line is expected to pick up Monday, but it means that a major trail will be...

Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 at 08:49 AM EDT

Navy-Air Force Races Close DC Streets

Navy-Air Force Races Close DC Streets

The Navy-Air Force Half Marathon and Navy 5 Miler will close streets on Sunday, Sept. 17.

Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 11:55 AM EDT

Second Phase of Silver Line More Than 60% Complete

Second Phase of Silver Line More Than 60% Complete

The second phase of Metro's Silver Line is more than 60 percent complete. The extension will connect the Silver Line to Dulles Internaional Airport. News4's Adam Tuss has more on when the extension is expected...

Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 05:47 PM EDT

Maryland Governor Offers $500 Million to Metro

Maryland Governor Offers $500 Million to Metro

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has offered to give an additional $500 million to help fund the D.C. region’s public transportation system for the next four years, as long as Virginia, Washington and the federal...

Monday, Sep 11, 2017 at 11:26 PM EDT

Metro Report Shows Violent Crimes Down, Operator Assaults Up

Metro Report Shows Violent Crimes Down, Operator Assaults Up

A security report for the first six months of 2017 for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority showed mixed results for the transit agency.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 09:31 AM EDT

DC Bus Drivers Demand Police Protection After Urine Attack

DC Bus Drivers Demand Police Protection After Urine Attack

No buses ran on the X2 line in D.C. for hours Friday morning after drivers say Metro refused to protect them on the dangerous line -- and Metro says the drivers refused to drive.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 08:45 AM EDT

Trump Approves DC-Area Transit Safety Commission

Trump Approves DC-Area Transit Safety Commission

Trump signed a resolution Tuesday allowing Maryland, Virginia and D.C. to create the Metro Safety Commission as federal authorities have temporarily handled safety oversight and withheld funding from local...

Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 at 09:11 PM EDT

Neighborhood Celebrates End of First Phase of Beach Drive

Neighborhood Celebrates End of First Phase of Beach Drive

A northwest Washington neighborhood celebrated the completion of the first phase of the Beach Drive construction project with a block party Sunday.

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 03:55 PM EDT

Red Line Trains No Longer Single Tracking

Red Line Trains No Longer Single Tracking

Red line trains are single-tracking between Dupont Circle and Van Ness after someone was struck by a train at Woodley Park, Metro says.

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